Electricians - Martinez, CA

Martinez, CA posted on November 17

This posting is intended to capture interest from candidates perpetually; however, hiring cycles are forecasted to be 2-3 times per year depending upon business need and vacancies.  Applications received in between hiring cycles will be kept on file and considered during the next hiring cycle, which may take several months.  All candidates will receive written notification if they are selected to proceed in the latest hiring cycle.

The Martinez Refinery refines and markets gasoline and other petroleum products under the Shell brand name throughout the west and northern midwest, providing product to Shell-branded retail outlets.

Refinery electricians install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures while ensuring that work is in accordance with relevant codes.  Specific job duties include:
  • Troubleshoot and repair electric motor control circuitry
  • Troubleshoot and repair electric relay and alarm systems
  • Troubleshoot and repair phased and DC electric motors
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical power generation equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical switch-gear equipment
  • Install, troubleshoot and repair DC battery banks and battery chargers
  • Remove, install, repair and test low-voltage distribution panels
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical explosion proof equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's)
  • Test, troubleshoot and replace electric lighting systems
  • Test, troubleshoot and repair HVAC systems
  • Test, troubleshoot and repair AC variable frequency motor drives
  • Test, troubleshoot and repair Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) systems
  • Install, test and connect electrical conductors
  • Read electrical drawings of control circuitry
  • Diagnose and apply results using voltmeters & amp meters
  • Diagnose and apply results using hydrometers
  • Diagnose and apply results using meggers
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical instrumentation
  • Troubleshot and repair fire and gas detection equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair low to high voltage equipment
  • Interpret computer diagnostics of electrical motor control systems